What Happened on June 5, 2003

Historical Events

  • A severe heat wave across Pakistan and India reaches its peak, as temperatures exceed 50°C (122°F) in the region

Famous Deaths

  • Jürgen Möllemann, German politician, German Vice Chancellor (1992-3), dies in a parachuting accident at 57
  • Manuel Rosenthal, French composer and conductor, dies at 98
2003 Highlights

About June 5, 2003

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: 21 Questions - 50 Cent Featuring Nate Dogg
  • UK #1 Song: Ignition - R. Kelly